A rich votive deposit of dozens of statuettes, assorted fragments and human bones has been unearthed in the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, Sicily. Archaeologists believe the deposit dates
The ongoing excavation of the Roman House of the Amphitheater in Mérida, Spain, has made another extraordinary discovery. In the apodyterium (the changing room of a Roman bath) of the
1,500-year-old Teotihuacan village found in Mexico City1,500-year-old Teotihuacan village found in Mexico City
The remains of a 1,500-year-old Teotihuacan occupation village have been discovered in the Tlatelolco area of Mexico City’s historic center. Archaeologists with Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH)
3,800-year-old cuneiform tablet found at earthquake-damaged site in Turkey3,800-year-old cuneiform tablet found at earthquake-damaged site in Turkey
Archaeologists working to restore damage wrought by the massive earthquakes that struck southern Turkey earlier this year have unearthed a 3,800-year-old cuneiform clay tablet at the Bronze Age site of
In late 1984, I was getting a tour of my new high school that I would be attending in ’85. It was there that I first got a glimpse of
A group of 15 Iron Age gold coins discovered by metal detectorists on the Isle of Anglesey is the first Iron Age gold coin hoard ever found in Wales. The
The remains of one of the world’s oldest known synagogues have been unearthed in the ancient Greek city of Phanagoria near Kuban on the Black Sea coast of southern Russia.
The earliest urban water drainage system in China has been discovered in the ancient city of Pingliangtai in the Huaiyang District of Zhoukou City, central China. The ceramic water pipes
A Gothic cemetery has been unearthed in the Wda Landscape Park in northern Poland. Fifty cremation burials have been excavated so far, and they’ve barely scratched the surface of this
3rd c. B.C. gold coins found at Carthage sacrifice site3rd c. B.C. gold coins found at Carthage sacrifice site
A group of five rare gold coins from the 3rd century B.C. have been discovered during excavation at the Tophet cemetery and temple in the suburbs of Carthage in Tunisia.